Pigment Blue 15:3


Cyan (copper phthalocyanine), the hue between blue and green, the complementary colour of orange, one of the three primary colours of the subtractive colour model, results in the achromatic colour black when mixed with magenta and yellow.

Single Pigment Colours

A small overview of cyan (PB 15:3) single pigment colours suitable for miniatures, models, and dioramas.

  • Phthalo Blue Cyan (PB 15:3), PRIMAcryl 13.439
  • Primary Blue (PB 15:3), water-mixable Oils Lukas Berlin 920
  • Translucent Cyan (PB 15:3, Phthalocyanine Blue), Artist Oils Mussini 10.477

Mixed Pigment Colours

Source: Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon, 6. Auflage 1905–1909